Floyd Jacobs House

The Floyd Jacobs House is a historic home located at 5050 Sunset Dr. in Kansas City, Missouri. It was designed by architect Mary Rockwell Hook and built in 1925 in Late 19th and 20th Century Revivals, and other architectural styles. The house was designed to demonstrate the value of hillside lots in its development. It is a three-story, hip roofed dwelling faced in rubble stone and stucco. The design had to accommodate slope and frontage on two streets at different levels. It became home to Floyd Jacobs, a lawyer.[2]:15-16

Floyd Jacobs House
Location5050 Sunset Dr., Kansas City, Missouri
Coordinates39°2′10″N 94°35′53″W
Arealess than one acre
ArchitectMary Rockwell Hook
Architectural styleLate 19th and 20th Century Revivals, Other
MPSResidential Structures by Mary Rockwell Hook TR
NRHP reference #83001003[1]
Added to NRHPSeptember 8, 1983

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1983.[1]


  1. "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. July 9, 2010.
  2. Sherry Piland, Elaine Ryder, and James M. Denny (June 1983). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Residential Structures by Mary Rockwell Hook TR" (PDF). Missouri Department of Natural Resources. Retrieved 2017-03-01.CS1 maint: multiple names: authors list (link)

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